For the serious dancer, there is only one choice.
Footlights Dance & Theater Boutique is a destination dancewear retailer offering expert shoe fittings, unmatched product selection and incomparable customer service to dancers across the Mid-Atlantic region. Our pointe shoe fittings are what set us apart and folks have been travelling far and wide since 1991 to get the “Footlights” fit. We carry the most renowned brands including So Danca, Suffolk, Bloch, Russian Pointe, Capezio, Grishko, and so many more.
And we’re not just pointe shoes! Visit one of our locations today in Frederick, MD, Silver Spring, MD or our “coming soon location” Alexandria, VA to see and experience all that Footlights has to offer. From ballet and jazz shoes, to bodywear and accessories, Footlights can outfit any dancer at any age. We pride ourselves in treating all our customers like family, giving the best care to make sure each and every dancer walks out the door having found what they need to pursue their dance passions and having received excellent customer service.
This website was developed for each of you to see what a treasure of dance wonderment our stores are for the dancer’s needs. The photographs you will find here, from our two favorite photographers Julie Hipkins and Bill Adkins, are just the beginning of what we have to offer you in our stores. We want to meet each of you in person. If that is an impossibility, check out our progressing online store at the above tab. You can order online, or better yet, give us a call so we can answer all the questions you might have.